Dr. Imran Andrabi, Mercy to be honored at People of Vision Award DinnerWritten by Staff Reports | | firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ohio Affiliate of Prevent Blindness and Toledo-Lucas County Health Department announce that Mercy and Dr. Imran Andrabi, president and CEO/chief network integration officer, will be honored March 31 at the 12th Annual People of Vision Award Dinner for their leadership and philanthropic work in Northwest Ohio.
The award will be presented by Toledo-Lucas County Health Department and Health Commissioner Dr. David Grossman at a dinner ceremony at The Pinnacle in Maumee. The reception begins at 5:30 p.m. and the program begins at 6:20 p.m.
Over 100 people are expected to attend the event, which typically raises over $40,000 to support Prevent Blindness sight-saving programs including vision screening training, advocacy to widen access to vision care and vision research.
“Mercy and Dr. Imran Andrabi possess an exemplary commitment to serving our community and providing resources to people in need living in Northwest Ohio,” said Dr. Gregory Rosenthal, Prevent Blindness executive council chair, in a news release. “Their support of the community provides a strong foundation for families to build upon and Prevent Blindness is proud to honor them with this award.”
The People of Vision Award was established in 1985 by the Ohio Affiliate of Prevent Blindness to “honor and recognize visionary organizations and their top leadership for the outstanding work they have undertaken to enhance the quality of life within their communities,” according to the release.